Antient lodge rescued
The Berkshire Lodge of Visiting Masons has rescued an East Lancashire Atholl Lodge, which was about to surrender its warrant. As a result, Commerce Lodge, No. 215, which dates back to 1796 and was on the Atholl or Antient Grand Lodge roll at the in 1813, has moved from Clayton-le-Moors to Aldermaston.
Commerce Lodge now meets at its new home twice annually for elections and Installation.